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biting

see definition of biting
  • adjpiercing, sharp
  • adjsarcastic
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Synonyms for biting

adj piercing, sharp
  • bitter
  • bleak
  • harsh
  • penetrating
  • blighting
  • crisp
  • cutting
  • freezing
  • nipping
  • cold
  • raw

Antonyms for biting

  • kind
  • mild
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • bland
  • calm
  • sweet
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to biting

abrasive

adjective. irritating in manner
  • annoying
  • biting
  • caustic
  • cutting
  • galling
  • hard to take
  • hateful
  • hurtful
  • nasty
  • rough
  • rubbing the wrong way
  • sharp
  • spiky
  • unpleasant

acetic

adjective. tart

acid

adjective. bitter in words or behavior

acidulous

adjective. bitter in speech

acrid

adjective. nasty in behavior or words

acrimonious

adjective. nasty in behavior, speech
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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